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“Exciting, delicious dishes!”
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Ranked #88 of 3,709 Restaurants in Calgary
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $50
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Good for: Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Neighborhood: Inglewood
Cross street: 12th Street
Transit: Ample free parking.
Reviewed June 24, 2013

I had a three course lunch meal to die for! Must have the salted caramel sticky toffee pudding - best dessert I have ever had in my life! Waiting staff were delightful and very informed - really enjoyable lunch for a special occasion. Try to get a table outside if its summer!

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1  Thank Lauren H
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Reviewed June 23, 2013

Ate here just after Halibut came "in" for the season. The halibut was not as good as Oceana but the service, aminities and ambiance were excellent.

Would certainly try Rouge again for a quiet evening meal.

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1  Thank Tom U
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Reviewed June 9, 2013

We live in Ramsay, about four blocks from rouge. It is our go to for a nice night out. The last time we went we did the tasting menu, which was creative and excellent.
The place: beautiful historic home in Calgary, and yes historic is not that old in Calgary. A great spot non the less with plenty of charm. Tables are widely spaced, and the service is fantastic. For example, the second to last time we went to Rouge the server changed out the bottle of wine because it was slightly corked, which is not all that strange, but I had tried the wine, and I could not tell. After the server opened a new bottle he let me compare the wines both corked and uncorked, and sure enough the first bottle was not right.
The food: we typically do the tasting menu, which is usually focused on the season or holiday at hand. The portions are what you'd expect from a fine dining restaurant, but they always tend to be somewhat inventive, which I like.

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Reviewed May 29, 2013

Perfectly scrumptious tastings by the chef that complemented the wine as much as the wine drew out even more flavour from the foods.

All the starter and dinner courses were amazing, though I found the desserts lacking a tad (the homemade icecream was perfect though!) and the coffee was not as high quality as one would expect from a $210/ person meal. This definitely is a special treat go-to, or if someone says "Pick anywhere" - THE place to pick.

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2  Thank BAdventure
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Reviewed May 3, 2013

Came in during a busy night and ordered the tasting menu with wine pairing and both complimented each other well. The food was outstanding and I tried things I had never even heard of before which was a great treat for me. Other then the food and wine the service was what turned our night off. Our glasses would be poured and it would take about 10 minuets to receive the paired food course. Our server was a little rude and acted like he had somewhere better to be. All in all we might be back just hopefully not in their section.

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3  Thank Walter M
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